Source:ASSETS 2008 – 10th ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, Sheridan Printing, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (2008)
Keywords:Assistive Technology, Cell Phone, Cognitive Disabilities, Illiteracy, Phone Book and Visual Impairment
As new features have been added to cellular phones, their user interfaces have become increasingly complex, making it difficult for people with cognitive or visual impairments to use them. This paper describes the development and preliminary testing of a simplified, intuitive image-based cell phone interface.
Categories and Subject Descriptors: K.4.2 [Computers and Society]: Social Issues - Assistive technologies for persons with disabilities C.5.3 [Computer System Implementation]: Microcomputers - Portable devices (e.g., laptops, personal digital assistants) General Terms: Design, Human Factors